Ravenwood Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Ravenwood is a wooded, family-oriented, and pet-friendly neighborhood in Raleigh. With large lawns, concrete sidewalks, and asphalt driveways, the area offers areas for walking the dog, riding a bicycle, or just jogging through the community. While there is plenty of privacy in this remote area, the North Carolina neighborhood is still convenient to Interstate 540 and the city of Raleigh.
Nearby shopping and dining options include the Oak Park Shopping Center, the Triangle Town Center, and several department stores. Wal-Mart, Kohl’s, Saks Fifth Avenue, TJ Maxx, Macy’s, and Marshalls are all located within five miles. Dining choices include the Olive Garden, Romano’s Macaroni Grill, and Domino’s Pizza.
School children living in Ravenwood can attend Brassfield Elementary School, located just over a mile and a half away. The Wakefield Middle School and Wakefield High School are also district schools for Ravenwood. Local colleges include Meredith College, Peace College, and North Carolina State College.
Nearby parks include the Blue Jay Point County Park, located less than three miles away, and the Durant Nature Park, situated just under four miles from Ravenwood. The Blue Jay Point County Park has two playgrounds, one for larger kids and one for smaller chidlren. It is a great place for the entire family. Durant Nature Park was once a Boy Scout camp and features several hiking trails and the opportunity to observe wildlife.
For residents needing air travel for vacationing or business trips, the Raleigh-Durham International Airport is only an 11-mile commute from the Ravenwood neighborhood. Several airlines depart daily from this large airport.